Matthias Schwengler (*1986)
After studying at several european music conservatories Matthias Schwengler is currently based in Cologne, where he leads two of his own combos and is also a member of various other groups. Throughout his musical journey, he has performed in internationally acclaimed orchestras such as the WDR Bigband, Bujazzo, East West European Orchestra, Ed Partyka Jazz Orchestra and the Concertgebouw Jazz Orchestra. This has allowed him to work with musicians such as Tom Harrell, Jeff Hamilton, Don Menza, Jerry Bergonzi, Peter Herbolzheimer and many more. Alongside larger formations, Matthias also plays in small jazz combos and can be regularly heard with different Salsa, Funk, Soul and Pop groups.
Fotos: Ivaylo Petrov